MALELANE, South Africa – Ulrich van den Berg of South Africa shot an 8-under 64 Thursday to lead by one stroke after the opening round of the Alfred Dunhill Championship.
Pelle Edberg of Sweden was a shot back in the opening event on the European Tour’s 2010 Race to Dubai. Titch Moore of South Africa and Edoardo Molinari of Italy each shot a 66 on the Leopard Creek Country Club course.
Nine players shot 67, including Gregory Bourdy of France and Irish pair Shane Lowry and Damien McGrane.
Ernie Els shot a 68, while Thomas Aiken of South Africa had a hole-in-one on the 12th.